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STEMI Course

    

    

    

  STEMI Course


This course aims to prepare and enable out-of-hospital and in-hospital personnel to increase the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of STEMI patients. 

This course aims to teach healthcare professionals to use a 12-lead ECG, interpret electrocardiograms (ECGs) for signs of STEMI (ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction) and activate a system of care for rapid reperfusion of an occluded coronary artery. 

  Objectives

 

  • STEMI clinical information, including steps needed to attain treatment goals 
  • Direction on 12-lead ECG as a key tool in triage and treating Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS) 
  • Distinguishing ECG findings for identifying patients into three ACS categories 
  • Steps for fibrinolytic therapy and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) 
  • Identifying pharmacologic agents for pain relief and reperfusion therapy

  Participants

 
Healthcare professionals

  Duration


1,5 days / 12 hrs